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This month, I’m doing January.

“This month, I'm doing January. I'm going to get through each day of January.”I saw this on my Facebook feed somewhere, posted by someone else, and I thought that's exactly how I feel. One

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Hello 2022. I’m hanging on by my fingernails + What’s coming next.

Hello 2022. I'm hanging on by my fingernails. Last year, I wrote a post titled Hello 2021, I'm cautiously optimistic to meet you Now that it's over, I can say it's been a heck of a ride. It started with

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When the Heart Stops ~ a Christmas Miracle

A week ago today, just before midnight, my daughter's heart stopped. For seven minutes. When I got the call telling me, I felt like my heart had stopped. So much has happened in one week, I can hardly

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Don’t build your house on the sand ~ or at the bottom of a lake?

As I write this, I'm literally living in an RV park called Little Paradise. Such a far cry from my home province of British Columbia which is experiencing a serious weather event with devastating flooding

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3 Lessons Learned on the Road ~ aka: Live the Life you want to Live

We've been on the road now for several weeks and what have I learned? I'm older than I used to be. The things I want and the things I thought I wanted, aren't the same. I'm groovin' with this RV life

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Introducing Illustrator Joel Strauss, my co-creator of the 1920s Coloring Book

  Joel Strauss is my eldest son, oldest child of four. He's always been a consummate artist especially with music, and most recently he's jumped into visual art using watercolor as his medium. We're

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RV – Snowbirding newbies. Our big mistake.

I've never imagined myself as an RVer. Though I've always pictured myself living in the tropics during the winter ~ faint-hearted Canadian here ~ that dream involved flying. Which is something my husband,

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Ten Years of Indie Publishing!

CLOCKWISE will forever be a book that's close to my heart. It was the story where I found my voice as a writer and also the book that landed me my first agent, a strong validation at the time. It was

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